This is Canada’s weekend to celebrate our abundant blessings. God is good!
Category Archives: Praise
Even during the misery of the flu — amid the stuffiness, sore throat and headache, ribs sore from coughing, and the inability to sleep — there are things for which I am thankful. Last night at 4 a.m. (technically I guess that would be this morning but it was still part of my night), I satContinue reading “Winter’s Moon”
Giving thanks… ~ ~ ~
Dealing With Change
One thing I love about living on the BC south coast is having four distinct seasons. I can’t envision living where it’s green and warm all year ’round. Granted, I don’t enjoy being too hot in summer, or too cold in winter (or constantly wet in spring and fall), but I love the variety each year. Just whenContinue reading “Dealing With Change”
More Praise From the Garden
“The earth laughs in flowers.” [Ralph Waldo Emerson] ~ ~ ~ ~
Praise from the garden…
What a wildly wonderful world, God! You made it all, with Wisdom at your side, made earth overflow with your wonderful creations… ~ Send out your Spirit and they spring to life— the whole countryside in bloom and blossom. [Psalm 104:24, 30] ~ ~ ~
Does God do it on purpose?
I’m convinced He does … do it on purpose, that is. With the arrival of every spring season I comment constantly on the wonderful progression of new colours. Winters on the southwest coast of Canada aren’t extreme, and, while my lawns may remain green throughout, full of moss as they are, deciduous branches everywhere areContinue reading “Does God do it on purpose?”
The winter solstice happened this week. The shortest day of the year is now behind us. We spent several hours on the road Monday, transitioning from the damp and balmy west coast into the brisk and snowy east Kootenays. There is no doubt we’ll be having a white Christmas. As the sun slowly appeared over theContinue reading “‘Tis Christmastime”
Happy (Canadian) Thanksgiving!
Happy Thanksgiving ~ ~ ~
Hers Was a Life Well Lived
Our family circle is smaller now, but heaven is brighter because of the arrival of my Aunt Norma. NORMA GRACE McGUIRE May 9, 1923 – January 8, 2015 She was a remarkable woman. I’ve posted about her and some of her achievements before… when she began creating her unique ‘treasure albums‘, when she embarked onContinue reading “Hers Was a Life Well Lived”